Archive for the ‘Edinburgh’ Category

An Edinburgh Stag Do

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

A stag do in Edinburgh has so much going for it, this why this fantastic Capital is the most popular stag destination in Scotland.

The Highlands are nearby, giving you massive stag activity choices, from the best white water rafting in the UK to quad biking and pistol shooting.

And if the adrenalin style stag activities don’t tickle your snifter, then how about a whisky tasting tour or cocktail making in one of Edinburgh’s best cocktail bars, well you are in Scotland!

The nightlife is good, the nightlife is very good, judging from the DesignaVenture customer comments, hens and stags love this city’s clubs and bars.

From the Royal Mile, down to the Grassmarkets and then taking in the West End, you’ll need 3 nights at least.

So if you are pondering on a top stag destination, Edinburgh should be at the top of your list.

A Very London Affair

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

Calling all hen parties, pick up your Burbery overnight bags and get yourself to London for a cream tea to die for.

Sit down with your girlie fiends and eat some scrumptious mini cakes, scones and finger sandwiches before sinking a gallon of tea.

London has a mass of Afternoon tea venues from 5 star hotels to unqiuely British tea shops.

So if you are looking for a plush hen night with style and panache take a look at our London Tea Party.

Have your cup cake and eat it

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Eating scrumptious cup cakes on a hen party is still bang on trend, after being thrown back into the limelight in 2008 by Sex in the city’s Carrie Bradshaw who sat in Magnolia Bakery, New York, biting into the thickly iced cupcake, spraying crumbs and licking buttercream from her lips.

Many believe Afternoon tea and cup cake decorating is another growing trends towards traditional pursuits. We are now baking, growing our own food, sewing and knitting. It’s about mixing the old with the new – the nostalgic and the contemporary.

DesignaVenture hen parties absolutely love participating in an afternoon tea and handcrafting the best cupcakes that you have ever tasted combined makes for an unforgettable afternoon dates for 2011 are already filling up.

Stepping inside their carefully selected vintages styled tearooms you will find an English quintessential heaven serving finely cut sandwiches; freshly baked scones, jam and clotted cream and a range of delicious delicate cakes plus a choice of delectable teas.

Freshly baked voluptuously curved top homemade cupcakes are waiting for hen parties to lovingly pipe or spread with a thick butter icing before frivolously covering them in edible sparkly sprinkles, before being boxed up for them to take home.

Booking just a light supper for the evening is advisable!

Stag Do Cities Come Out On Top

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

TripAdvisors top 25 destinations in the United Kingdom as voted by Europeans, brought Edinburgh out on top as the UKs most popular city.

A spokesman from DesignaVenture advised us “Stag dos absolutely love spending there last days of freedom in the city of Edinburgh!”

He also advised me that “Edinburgh has some of the best daytime activities in the UK right on it’s doorstep and for stag parties willing to travel outside the city limits, the white water rafting in his opinion is best in the UK”.

However another stag do favourite, London beat Edinburgh to the number one spot in the Top 10 Nightlife destinations in Europe.

Other UK cities to feature in the Top 10 nightlife destinations are Newcastle and Edinburgh, European cities included in this list are Dublin, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Berlin which are all very popular for stag weekends.

Hen Do Clubbing in Edinburgh

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Edinburgh is full of delights for a great hen do weekend. If you are thinking of getting the hens together we all know the fun that girls clubbing in Edinburgh can have so choose one of our packages for the perfect hen weekend in Edinburgh. We can offer VIP club entry, party meals and endless entertainment.